Solar Energy

3 Industry Changes that Slashed Solar Panel Prices In 2015

By Yani Smith The idea of using a clean energy source such as solar always sounded appealing for many home…

5 years ago

Solar Power in Adelaide

Australia is one of the world's best locations for using solar panels to generate electricity - utilizing high sun exposure…

1 year ago

DIY Solar Power

By Jenny Griffin Energy from the sun is free, and can be used to heat water or to power electrical…

1 year ago

How Concentrated Solar Power Works

by Clint Ouma As the name suggests, concentrated solar power uses mirrors to concentrate the sun's energy onto one point.…

1 year ago

How Monocrystalline Solar Cells Work

by Clint Ouma If you see a solar panel, the chances are it's made of monocrystalline solar cells. Monocrystalline, also…

1 year ago

Best Angle For Solar Panels

What is the Best Angle For Solar Panels? Producing electricity with photovoltaics is most efficient when panels are directly facing…

1 year ago

History of Solar Energy

Welcome! Here I'll give you a brief history of solar energy as it has developed throughout the years, starting back…

1 year ago

How Solar Trackers Work

A solar tracker is a system whereby solar photovoltaic panels  follow the sun throughout the day - retaining the best…

1 year ago

Montalto di Castro Solar Park Italy

View Larger Map As of 2012, the Montalto di Castro solar park was the largest photovoltaic power station in Italy,…

1 year ago

Solar Roof Tiles

Solar Roof Tiles – Bringing Photovoltaic Technology into Roof Shingles by Jenny Griffin The introduction of photovoltaic roof tiles offers…

1 year ago